T095 - Present Tense

Gap-fill exercise

Fill in all the gaps, then press "Check" to check your answers. Use the "Hint" button to get a free letter if an answer is giving you trouble. You can also click on the "[?]" button to get a clue. Note that you will lose points if you ask for hints or clues!

Complete the sentences with the correct form of the present tense of the verb in brackets !

  1. John to get up very early. (LIKE)
  2. I can see her . She at the corner (WAIT).
  3. She me because I speak too quickly. (NOT UNDERSTAND)
  4. We our clothes in this wardrobe (KEEP).
  5. Everybody to class at nine o'clock (COME).
  6. He a letter to his boss at the moment (TYPE).
  7. Not many people in the street. It's Sunday (WALK)
  8. George well when he is not tired (WORK)
  9. He . His eyes are open (NOT SLEEP)
  10. My brother smoke. He says it's bad for you (NOT SMOKE)


  1. My sister because she has no cigarettes (NOT SMOKE).
  2. Look! Some students cards in the lounge (PLAY)
  3. He hardly ever to me (TALK)
  4. He always when he is asleep (DREAM)
  5. She this morning. She is on holiday (NOT TEACH)
  6. John a letter to his father at the moment. (WRITE)
  7. I always the meaning of this word (FORGET)
  8. The birds in the sky. I can see fifty of them (FLY)
  9. He himself nearly every day (HURT)
  10. Look ! The sun . (RISE)